Gerry Feehily was born in London in 1968. Raised in Ireland, he lived in Italy, Spain, Germany and Japan before settling in Paris in the mid nineties.
As well as working for Courrier International, Feehily is also a freelance journalist, specialising in literature and European politics. His articles have appeared in various publications including the Guardian, the Independent, New Statesman, Irish Examiner, Spiked and 3am Magazine. As well as his translation of Into The Quick of Life, Gerry Feehily has also translated Pavel Hak’s novel Sniper, also published by Serpent’s Tail in 2005.
He is the author of two novels, Fever (2007) and Gunk (2013).